Parents of ADHD Teens and Young Adults
my daughter's body gets weak
My daughter 2012 my daughter out of the blue couldn’t move her legs she was medication at the time she had taken her pill ritalin and 20 minutes afterwards she said she felt funny which was kind to be expected she usually felt a little dizzy But this time she couldn’t move her legs and her heart was racing she was terrified and I was to so i took her to the emergency room they had no idea what was wrong I told them all she did was take her pill she couldn’t move or feel her legs it stayed that way for three hours she finally had feeling but complained of soreness. The doctors basically told me nothing physically was was wrong with my daughter but mentally something was wrong my daughter was devastated this issue lasted for at least 5 months she was depressed she felt like no one believed her. Her legs did get their strength back and was doing fine until this year she started high school which was great then in mid October the weakness in her legs returned I wake her for school in the morning and she is so weak she can’t get up for school she is now on home instruction her counselor says that her weakness may be cause by stress is anyone else’s teen going through this?
Top 5 This Month
ADDitude's most popular articles
ADDitude Special Reports
|More ADDitude Special Reports|